Dengue on downturn in French Polynesia at last

There was a further decline in new dengue fever cases reported during the fortnight ending Feb 22, although 14 islands are still considered to be in an epidemic phase (and six more on alert). Nearly 2,700 cases have been recorded since the outbreak began at the beginning of 2019, with the NW districts of Tahiti most affected. And on Wallis and Futuna, sporadic dengue infections persist – the three most recent cases were in Malae (Hihifo district), Mata-Utu and Akaaka (Hahake). Read more.

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